• “The Work of the Poet is the Work of the Historian”

    Apoorva in conversation with Najwan Darwish

    February 22, 2019

    Palastinian poet, Najwan Darwish, talks to the Indian Cultural Forum and Newsclick about poetry, history, politics and more. 

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    Najwan Darwish was born in Jerusalem in 1978. He is a poet, journalist, editor and cultural critic. Currently he is chief editor of the cultural section of the Al Araby Al Jadeed newspaper. He serves as literary advisor to the Palestine Festival of Literature. Since the publication of his first collection in 2000, his poetry has been translated into several languages.

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